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Greg P. Russell, "Skyfall" sound re-recording mixer (Best Sound Mixing)
"I'm ecstatic. I really am. My heart was pounding as I was scrolling down and I got to the sound mixing category to scroll down one movie at a time, painfully so. Great movies. When you get to the fourth movie and there's only one left, my heart stopped as I revealed, to much relief, there we were. I knew [cinematographer] Roger [Deakins] was gonna get there but [composer] Thomas [Newman] was definitely on the fringe, and there he is. And you know what? I have to say, Thomas Newman is probably one of the sweetest, most genuine guys who has done great work through a prestigious career. But this movie and the soundtrack of the film, he plays such a huge part of that. It really couldn't be sweeter."